Here's a different take on the Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment and Wage estimates page. I've downloaded all the data and ranked states (for every occupation with at least 100 workers).

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Occupation Selected: Production, planning, and expediting clerks

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State Jobs Average
Salary
Rank
Alaska 620 $47,750 1
District of Columbia 500 $45,730 2.5
Massachusetts 6,330 $45,730 2.5
Connecticut 4,260 $44,800 4
Washington 4,540 $44,180 5
New York 16,050 $43,820 6
Michigan 9,550 $43,510 7
California 39,740 $42,830 8
New Jersey 8,820 $42,090 9
Virginia 9,050 $41,890 10
Delaware 820 $41,870 11
Hawaii 710 $41,820 12
Maryland 5,250 $41,740 13
New Mexico 700 $41,200 14.5
Illinois 12,500 $41,200 14.5
Colorado 4,420 $41,040 16
Minnesota 4,110 $40,840 17
Oklahoma 3,640 $40,780 18
Oregon 3,200 $40,280 19
Maine 1,140 $40,150 20
Wisconsin 8,950 $40,120 21
New Hampshire 1,250 $39,890 22
Arizona 5,700 $39,770 23
Indiana 7,830 $39,530 24
Louisiana 2,380 $39,260 25.5
Rhode Island 950 $39,260 25.5
South Carolina 3,940 $39,140 27
Ohio 13,830 $39,110 28
Georgia 10,910 $38,640 29
Kansas 2,900 $38,290 30
Texas 20,120 $38,070 31
Nevada 1,030 $37,900 32
North Dakota 320 $37,750 33
Pennsylvania 14,830 $37,280 34
Missouri 5,500 $37,010 35.5
Kentucky 3,390 $37,010 35.5
Iowa 2,820 $36,710 37
Vermont 460 $36,660 38
Mississippi 2,040 $36,620 39
North Carolina 7,800 $36,590 40
West Virginia 1,010 $36,330 41
Tennessee 6,300 $35,910 42
Montana 400 $35,660 43
Florida 10,580 $35,590 44
Alabama 3,310 $35,340 45
Idaho 940 $34,980 46
Arkansas 2,220 $34,930 47
Wyoming 180 $34,920 48
Nebraska 2,400 $34,720 49
Utah 5,240 $32,040 50
South Dakota 660 $30,690 51
Puerto Rico 1,560 $28,600